Bollywood Director to portray the RTI Issue
The mysterious death of the RTI Activist Ravinder Balwani has drawn the attention of the Bollywood with a project on the issue of the RTI: The famous Bollywood director Mani Shankar believes that a lot of RTI activists die similarly suspicious deaths and intends to protest through the mode of cinema against this heinous crime. The experiences of those families where one of the members has filed a RTI application would form the background material for the film. The actors of the film would be based on some real life person.
The film is likely to be produced by Mahesh Bhupati with Irrfan and Neil Nitin Mukesh in lead roles. Mani has been known for his earlier films like Knock-Out, December 16 and Mukhbir.